Sep 192014
 

CBS News
?Will the Raiders' $1.25M settlement fix cheerleading?
CBS News
While the cheerleaders in the Raiderettes — the squad that performs for the National Football League's Oakland Raiders — may be raising a cheer this morning over settling a pay dispute, other cheerleaders continue to fight for fair wages and treatment.
Cheerleaders' wage-theft lawsuit to cost Oakland Raiders $1.25 millionLos Angeles Times
Cheerleaders reach $1.25 million settlement in lawsuit against RaidersCBSSports.com
Raiders To Pay $1.25 Million To Cheerleaders Over Wage Theft LawsuitHuffington Post
International Business Times
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Sep 192014
 

Wall Street Journal
Cheerleaders vs. NFL Teams: A Fair-Wage Fight
Wall Street Journal
In New York, the Buffalo Bills disbanded their cheerleading squad after the team was hit with twin lawsuits contending the team violated minimum-wage laws by not paying its cheerleaders, the Buffalo Jills. Named in similar wage lawsuits are the

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Sep 192014
 

CBS Local
Woman lied about purse snatching to hide $9K theft from cheerleading squad
The Star-Ledger
MOUNT LAUREL — A board member with a cheerleading squad lied about being purse snatched to cover up her own theft of more than $9,000 from the Mount Laurel-based organization, police said Friday. Janene M. Hamilton, 44, on Aug. 30 told police her …
Cops: Cheerleading exec lied about purse snatching to conceal theftPhilly.com
Police: NJ Woman Stole Thousands From Cheer SquadCBS Local
Mt. Laurel woman charged after purse-snatch reportCherry Hill Courier Post

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Sep 192014
 
NJ cheerleading squad regroups after major theft
6abc.com
A South Jersey cheerleading squad is taking its first steps on the long road back after a member of the organization's board was arrested for stealing more than $9,000 from the group. The New Jersey Force Cheer team held a fundraiser Monday night in an …
Former Board Member Stole Thousands From South Jersey Cheerleading NBC 10 Philadelphia

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Sep 192014
 
Cheerleaders bring prayers back to the football field
WBIR-TV
It's the cheerleading squad. Kevin Acres sits in the booth for every Oneida High School home game. This year, his repertoire will be missing something– the pregame prayer. "Far as I know we have been playing football here since 1930 and been praying
Oneida cheerleaders bringing prayer back to the football fieldWATE-TV

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Sep 192014
 
2014 VHS Cheerleading Clinic
ValpoLife.com
The clinic is open to all girls in Kindergarten through 5th grade. The cost of the clinic is $30, which includes a t-shirt, pom pons, and admission to cheer with the Varsity Cheerleaders during the first half of the VHS Varsity Football game versus

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Sep 192014
 
Ye Aulde Bobcat: Cheerleading!
Blair Enterprise Publishing
As we start this new year off, we have gained many new faces to the cheerleading squad! Those new cheerleaders would be Sydeny Freese, a sophomore; Hallie Neddermeyer, a sophomore; Emily Steffen, a sophomore; Sylar Borroughs, a senior; and …

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Sep 192014
 
Texas Supreme Court may take up Kountze cheerleading case
Beaumont Enterprise
Grace Walton, a cheerleader, works on her sign next to a finished one. Kountze cheerleaders, friends and supportive parents who are standing up for their kids and their beliefs, were making signs and painting car windows Wednesday afternoon that will

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Sep 192014
 
NFL Cheerleaders fight for minimum wage
Deutsche Welle
The situation is tricky: several NFL cheerleading teams are not directly employed by the club, but by outside firms. In addition to the Buffalo Bills, the lawsuit also names Jills' former manager Citadel Communications, and Stejon Productions, which

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Sep 192014
 
Competitive Cheerleading Club offers exercise, friends
Daily Athenaeum
When people hear “WVU Cheerleaders,” everyone's minds immediately go to the girls on the field that get the crowd pumped for Saturday's games. However, cheerleading consists of much more than the average game day antics. West Virginia University has …

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